Pedestrian seriously injured in hit-and-run crash near Poulsbo

      NEAR POULSBO, Wash. -- Two pedestrians were injured, one seriously, in a hit-and-run crash on Friday evening.

      The incident occurred on Pioneer Way NW at NW Edgewater Boulevard at approximately 8:30 p.m.

      Investigators said a car struck two young women from behind and pushed them into a ditch.

      One of the women sustained serious injuries, and was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. Her injuries are said to be non-life threatening.

      The second pedestrian sustained minor injuries.

      The involved driver fled the scene and remains at large.

      Investigators have not found any witnesses, and a description of the sought car was not available.

      Anyone with information on the incident is urged to call the Kitsap County Sheriff's Office at 360-308-5400 immediately.

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